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Manual of Zen Buddhism

By: D.T. Suzuki

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

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Seller ID: 024643

ISBN: 8121509653

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Manual of Zen Buddhism's main object is to inform the readers to various literary materials relating to the monastery life. It also tells us about those edicts which the Zen monks read before the Buddha in daily service in the different quarters of institution. Printed Pages: 192 with 32 illustrations. View more info

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Living By Zen

By: D.T. Suzuki

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

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Seller ID: 028781

ISBN: 8121510015

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This book contains a number of essays which D.T. Suzuki wrote from time to time concerning the specificity and uniqueness of Zen Buddhism, or the school of Buddhism that values meditative practice more than philosophical thinking. This book may be considered as an introduction to Zen on account of the concern shown for such themes which a beginner needs to know.In the very first essay is explained as to what Zen way of life denotes. Many find it difficult to comprehend the language of Zen. That is the author has made an attempt at clarifying the Zen idea of a koan, which is a paradoxical quest... View more info

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Essays in Zen Buddhism: First Series

By: D.T. Suzuki

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

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Seller ID: 032268

ISBN: 8121509556

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This book is of a historical nature and is intended to give readers a faithful account of the historical development of Zen Buddhism. However Zen is not merely of historical interest; it has importance for the present day. History reveals the form and leads to the essence of things. In historical research we are guided by the things themselves, and we try to comprehend their response and their teaching. The object of the book is to put the reader into a close contact with Zen as possible to elucidate its inner form from history and make its living values apparent. Printed Pages: 388 with 10 il... View more info

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Essays in Zen Buddhism: Second Series

By: D.T. Suzuki

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

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Seller ID: 032269

ISBN: 8121509564

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In this book the chief stress has been placed on the study of 'The Koan Exercise', which at present constitutes almost the alpha and omega of Zen discipline especially as it is practised in the Rinzai School of Zen sect. The Koan technique is full of pitfalls, but its development was inevitable and without it Zen might not have survived. In this volume author has also included some Suiboku paintings by both Japanese and Chinese artists. Printed Pages: 388 with 20 illustrations. View more info

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Essays in Zen Buddhism: Third Series

By: D.T. Suzuki

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

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Seller ID: 032270

ISBN: 8121509572

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In this book the author has tried to trace the relationship which exists between Zen and the two chief Mahayana Sutras the Gandavyuha and Prajnaparamita, and then the transformation, through which Indian Buddhism had to go while adapting itself to Chinese psychology. The Chinese are a practical people quite different from the Indian, who are highly endowed with the power of abstraction as well as an inexhaustible mine of imagination. It was natural that the Mahayana teachings had to be transformed as to make them appreciated by the Chinese. This meant that the Gandavyuha and Prajnaparamita wer... View more info

The Lankavatara Sutra: A Mahayana text for the first time from the original Sanskrit with a foreword by Moti Lal Pandit

By: D.T. Suzuki

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

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Seller ID: 032995

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The present translation of D.T. Suzuki is based upon the Sanskrit edition of Bunyu Nanjo (1923). The Lankavatara Sutra reflects those fundamental themes of Buddhism which the Mahayana in general cherishes and upholds. It looks at existence from the absolute and relative realms, and thinks that suffering will be experienced so long as one confines oneself to the realm of the relative. Since the relative cannot be ultimately realm, it has to be seen as nothing more than a projection of the mind. As to how to realize the ultimate truth of unity the text resorts to general Mahayana theory of Buddh... View more info

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Outlines of Mahayana Buddhism

By: D.T. Suzuki

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2007

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Seller ID: 032997

ISBN: 8121509785

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Outlines of Mahayana Buddhism of Dr. Suzuki is one of the finest introductory manuals to date on Mahayana school of Buddhism. As an introductory essays, Dr. Suzuki has endeavoured, within the limitations space, to be as comprehensive as is possible. Written in a style that is lucid, transparent and easy to read, the book sets out to present the most intricate and complex Mahayana philosophical doctrines in such a manner that an average reader can grasp them. In this noble mission the author has greatly succeeded. Printed Pages: 416. View more info

Essays in Zen Buddhism (First Series)

By: D.T. Suzuki

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117095

ISBN: 8178224291

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Zen Buddhism is a unique school of spiritual development using many systems of philosophy, psychology and ethics in the course of its own technique of 'Sudden Enlightenment'. In this first volume of Essays in Zen Buddhism, the opening chapters are concerned with Zen as the Chinese interpretation of the Doctrine of Enlightenment; Enlightenment and ignorance and the history of Zen Buddhism in China up to the time of the Sixth Patriarch, Huineng, who gave shape to the purely Chinese aspect of Zen. The next chapters discuss the attainment of Satori, or the opening of the spiritual eye, and the met... View more info

Essays in Zen Buddhism (Second Series)

By: D.T. Suzuki

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117096

ISBN: 8178224305

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Zen Buddhism is a unique school of spiritual development which uses many systems of philosophy, psychology and ethics in the course of its own technique of 'Sudden Enlightenment'. This volume contains the Second Series of the author’s famous Essays in Zen Buddhism, including those on the Koan, the Secret Message of Bodhidharma, and Passivity in the Buddhist Life. In this Second Series of Zen Essays, the chief stress has been placed on the study of ‘The Koan Exercise’, which at present constitutes almost the alpha and omega of Zen discipline, especially as it is practiced in the Rinzai Sc... View more info

Essays in Zen Buddhism (Third Series)

By: D.T. Suzuki

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117097

ISBN: 8178224313

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'In this Third Series of Zen Essay I have tried to trace the relationship which exists between Zen and the two chief Mahayana sutras, the Gandavyuha and the Prajnaparamita, and then the transformation through which Indian Buddhism had to go while adapting itself to Chinese psychology. The Chinese are a practical people quite different from the Indian Buddhism had to go while adapting itself to Chinese psychology. The Chinese are a practical people quite different from the Indian, who are highly endowed with the power of abstraction as well as an inexhaustible mine of imagination. It was natura... View more info